no-hit
no-hit o-hit (Baseball) adj. 1. (Baseball) having no hits; characterized by one team scoring no hits; -- of a baseball game (or the pitching) in which a pitcher allows the opponent no hits; as, he pitched no-hit ball for seven innings. A no-hit game is usually referred to as a {no-hitter}; as, His no-hit pitching.

Syn: hitless. [WordNet 1.5 --+PJC


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • no-hit — no hit; no hit·ter; …   English syllables

  • no-hit — adjective of a game (or the pitching) in which a pitcher allows the opponent no hits (Freq. 1) a no hit pitcher a no hit game • Similar to: ↑successful • Topics: ↑baseball, ↑baseball game …   Useful english dictionary

  • no-hit — /noh hit /, adj. Baseball. of, pertaining to, or noting a game in which a pitcher allows no base hits to the opposing team: a no hit pitcher; a no hit game. [1910 15, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • no-hit — I. adjective Date: 1900 of, relating to, or being a baseball game or a part of a game in which a pitcher allows the opposition no base hits II. transitive verb Date: 1967 to give up no base hits to < no hit them for five innings > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • no hit — …   Useful english dictionary

  • no-hit·ter — /ˌnoʊˈhıtɚ/ noun, pl ters [count] baseball : a game in which a pitcher does not allow the batters from the other team to get a base hit He pitched a no hitter …   Useful english dictionary

  • no-hit|ter — «NOH HIHT uhr», noun. U.S. a baseball game in which a pitcher gives up no base hits to the opposing team in nine or more innings …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hit/no hit-Verfahren — Dieser Artikel oder Abschnitt bedarf einer Überarbeitung. Hilf mit, ihn zu verbessern, und entferne anschließend diese Markierung. Bei einem hit/no hit Verfahren handelt es sich um ein Verfahren, bei dem eine Anfrage auf die Zentralstelle einer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • no-hit game — noun a game in which a pitcher allows the opposing team no hits (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑no hitter • Hypernyms: ↑baseball, ↑baseball game …   Useful english dictionary

  • no-hitter — (n.) baseball term for a baseball game in which one side fails to make a hit, 1939, from NO (Cf. no) + HIT (Cf. hit) (n.) …   Etymology dictionary

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